acebutolol (brand name Sectral®)
bisoprolol (brand name Zebeta®)
carvedilol (brand name Coreg®)
atenolol (brand name Tenormin®)
metoprolol (brand name Lopressor®)
Beta-blockers used to treat anxiety are generally prescribed off-label. In Propranolol’s case, the beta-blocker is commonly prescribed off-label to ease and treat performance anxiety.
It’s not unusual for some people to get allergic reactions to this medicine and other medicines. If you have other types of allergies such as to foods, medicines, and other substances (e.g. dyes), work with your doctor closely to monitor allergic reactions. For non-prescription medicines, don’t forget to read the label carefully.
There are currently no adequate studies on women finding infant risk when using this medicine while breastfeeding. Always weigh potential risks and potential benefits of this medicine before using it while breastfeeding.
If this happens, seek medical attention immediately. Or call the Poison Helpline at 1-800-222-1222. Learn more about Propranolol by accessing the PRESCRIBERS DIGITAL REFERENCE (PDR).